Australian skipper Steven Smith has said that it will be an interesting experience to see how the pink ball will behave in the humid conditions at The Gabba in Brisbane during the day-night Test match against Pakistan.
Last month, in a bid to improve the deteriorating domestic structure, the Pakistan Cricket Board announced a reorganized version of the domestic one day tournament - The Pakistan Cup. Bisma Ahmed reviews its impact.
Pakistan Cricket Board chairman Shahryar Khan has clarified that Mickey Arthur’s comments over match-fixing allegations in the 2007 series between Pakistan and South Africa were no longer an issue for the board.
Former Pakistan skipper Wasim Akram has expressed his disappointment with the attitude of a number of former players who were not prepared to apply for the post of the national coach through the proper channels.
Former Pakistan all-rounder Yasir Arafat has applauded the decision of chief selector Inzamam-ul-Haq to drop Ahmed Shehzad and Umar Akmal from the 35-man squad for a training camp in Abbottabad ahead of England tour.
Australia continue their reign at the top of the International Cricket Council One-Day International rankings while New Zealand have claimed the pole position in the shorter format of the game according to the latest update.